serp

See also: sèrp and SERP

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Provençal serp, from Vulgar Latin serpe(m), serpes, from Latin serpēns, from serpō ‎(crawl, creep), from Proto-Indo-European *serp-.

NounEdit

serp m ‎(plural serps)

  1. snake

SynonymsEdit


Lower SorbianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *sьrpъ, from Proto-Indo-European *sr̥p-. Cognate with Upper Sorbian serp, Polish sierp, Czech srp, Serbo-Croatian sȓp, Russian серп ‎(serp).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

serp m ‎(diminutive serpik)

  1. sickle (agricultural implement)

DeclensionEdit


MalteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Sicilian serpi, from Latin serpēns.

NounEdit

serp m ‎(plural sriep)

  1. snake
    Kleopatra qatlet ruħha b'idejha b'gidma ta' serp velenuż.
    Cleopatra single handedly killed herself with the bite of a poisonous snake.

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin serpe, serpes, from Latin serpēns.

NounEdit

serp f (plural serps)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Puter, Vallader) snake

SynonymsEdit


Upper SorbianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *sьrpъ.

NounEdit

serp m

  1. sickle (agricultural implement)
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